Synonyms of roughneck in English:

roughneck


See definition of roughneck

noun

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SYNONYMS

ruffian, thug, scoundrel, villain, rogue, rascal, lout, hooligan, hoodlum, vandal, delinquent, rowdy, bully boy, bully, brute

Australian larrikin

tough, bruiser, heavy, gorilla, yahoo

British rough, yob, yobbo, bovver boy, lager lout, chav, hoodie

Northern English Scottish keelie, ned

North American hood, goon

NZ Australian roughie, hoon

archaic miscreant

rare myrmidon